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Books

  • German War Birds

    SKU: 15-B-00023(WWI)

    "Vigilant".  London, John Hamilton, Ltd., 1934 (5th printing).  6x9", 264pp, illus w/ Sanke portraits of WWI German aces.  Cloth, no dj, fair-good, light spine staining, corner wear, sound.  Rather scarce.

    Price: $65.00
    $65.00
    15-B-00023(WWI)
  • Falcons of France - A Tale of Youth and the Air

    SKU: 15-B-00022(WWI)

    Nordhoff, Charles and James Norman Hall.  Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1929 (29th printing).  6x8", cloth, no dj.  Very good, bright covers, light foxing inside front and back covers.  Novel of Lafayette Flying Corps by two of its famous pilots; also authors of Mutiny on the Bounty.

    Price: $25.00
    $25.00
    15-B-00022(WWI)
  • Pat Crowe, Aviator - Skylark Views and Letters from France, Including the Story of "Jacqueline"

    SKU: 15-B-00021(WWI)

    Crowe, Lieutenant James Richard. (author)  New York, Nicholas Brown, 1919.  220pp, 6x9", fair.  Light water stains front cover and early pages.  Rear end paper missing.  Rare but in this condition a much lower price.

    Price: $20.00
    $20.00
    15-B-00021(WWI)
  • History of British Aviation, 1908-1914 (Two Volumes)

    SKU: 15-B-00019(WWI)

    Brett, R. Dallas (author).  London, Aviation Book Club, ca. 1930.  216pp(V.1.), 206pp(V.2.), illus, heavily indexed.  Good plus, some foxing, small exterior hinge split V.1.  Important reference on early British Aviation.

    Price: $125.00
    $125.00
    15-B-00019(WWI)
  • Guynemer - The Ace of Aces

    SKU: 15-B-00018(WWI)

    Mortane, Jacques (author).  New York, Moffat, Yard & Co., 1918.  267pp, illus, 5x8".  Fair-good, some cvr spotting, minor flaws.  Scarse volume on famous French Ace.

    Price: $45.00
    $45.00
    15-B-00018(WWI)
  • With the Flying Squadron -Being the Letter of the Late Harold Rosher to His Family

    SKU: 15-B-00017(WWI)

    (Rosher, Harold.  Memorial Volume).  New York, Macmillan, 1916.  149pp, illus, 5x8".  Very good.  Rare memorial to WWI Flt. Lt., Royal Naval Air Service killed in 1916 crash. 

    Price: $65.00
    $65.00
    15-B-00017(WWI)
  • A.V. Roe - A Biography

    SKU: 15-B-00016(WWI)

    Lanchbery, Edward (author).  London, The Bodley Head, 1956.  140pp, illus, 5x8".  Good but x-Wright Field/WPAFB Library w/usual marks.  Biography of famous AVRO designer-builder. 

    Price: $15.00
    $15.00
    15-B-00016(WWI)
  • The First War in the Air

    SKU: 15-B-00015(WWI)

    Kiernan, R.H. (author).  Manchester, Peter Davies Ltd, 1934. 192pp, illus, 5x8".  Very good.  Focus on RFC and RNAS against Germans.

    Price: $25.00
    $25.00
    15-B-00015(WWI)
  • The Lafayette Escadrille

    SKU: 15-B-00014(WWI)

    Mason, Herbert Molloy, Jr. (author).  New York, Randon House, 1964.  341pp, illus, 7x9".  Fair, dj pasted down, x-NYC Public Library, reading copy

    Price: $15.00
    $15.00
    15-B-00014(WWI)
  • Days on the Wing - Being the War Memoirs of...Willy Coppens...

    SKU: 15-B-00013(WWI)

    Coppens, Willy (author).  London, Aviation Book Club, ca. 1931.  291pp, illus, 6x9".  Fair, hinges and spine cvr professionally repaired.  Very scarse memoir of leading Belgian ace. 

    Price: $85.00
    $85.00
    15-B-00013(WWI)